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Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

Excellent location 1.3k walk into Dingle town centre ( first 300m no footpath or street lightening so bring a torch). Well equipped campers kitchen everything you could possibly need. Clean facilities and showers had hot water. Staff friendly and dropped us into town when it was raining using the courtesy car. Great value would definitely stay again

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1Thank Gail O
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 June 2016

This was a cool place to spend our last night in Corca Dhuibhne hiking and camping. Although I generally love the idea of wild camping, it is nice to have access to the facilities such as showers and kitchens that formal campsites offer. The Rainbow Hostel comprises a large building with dorms and private rooms, but also space for tents...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 6 May 2016

Rainbow Hostel is in a super cute location, it's nice to be surrounded by greenery!! Don't let the distance from town put you off, because there's always a handy shuttle going in and out, several times a day. Showers/toilets were great, beds were comfy, and the kitchen was big and well stocked. Would recommend!

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Thank Bridget D
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

Rainbow hostel and camping is perfectly located, with excellent facilities, Odin looked after us well and was a wealth of local knowledge. I'd recommend this place to anyone looking for Relaxed self service accommodation in Dingle.

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Macclesfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 April 2016

I arrived here as I couldn't find another campsite near Dingle that was a) open in March and b) could take a small van. I ended up staying for 5 nights and loved it. Great location just outside town (about a 20 minute walk, 10 to the distillery...) with clean facilities and free Wi-Fi. the manager and his son were...

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1Thank JulesM63
Winnipeg, Canada
Reviewed 2 January 2016

I have spent time in various hostels but this one was different. It was very clean, had comfortable beds, good bathrooms, a well equipped kitchen and was located in a beautiful location but without the people, this hostel would have not been so special. From the moment we were picked up by the hostel shuttle, given a quick tour of...

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Thank Meghan C
Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 October 2015

We had a fantastic time at the Rainbow Hostel, One guy told us he arrived for a couple of days 5wks prior and just stayed on. we toured from Kilmare for 8 days on the Wild Atlantic Way and must state that Dingle was the highlight for us, you would think you were abroad in a quiet Spanish seaside town....

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Swampscott, Massachusetts
Reviewed 6 October 2015 via mobile

I'll start by saying I have never stayed in a hostel before. However, something I would have liked to have known before going here was that the showering facilities were coed. You each got your own private stall in a locker room style room but I still felt odd about it. Oden was a great host. He was very helpful...

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Thank Meaghan Y
Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 5 October 2015

We had a horseback riding trek scheduled an hour after we arrived, and we realized that the stables were much farther away than we had planned (we were going to walk). They offered to drive us there and pick us up when we finished, which was incredibly kind, and would not accept payment. They served pancakes the next morning-- the...

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Reviewed 5 October 2015

The man who owns/runs the hostel was so nice and accommodating. We had miscalculated how long it would take to walk someplace and he drove us there instead. He refused when I tried to pay him as a thank you stating that it was all part of the hostel. He also offered to pick us back up. The next morning...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Address: Spailpan Camping Park, Dingle, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Kerry > Dingle Peninsula > Dingle
Number of rooms: 16
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“Really cozy atmosphere Not many people there in total Quiet”
 of 5 bubbles gorpp, 3 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Great spot for Dingle”
 of 5 bubbles JulesM63, 5 Apr 2016 | Read review
“The rooms are all the same”
 of 5 bubbles Q1672FSdenisec, 28 Oct 2015 | Read review
“There are pitches all around the house, look about and depending on the wind you'll find a sheltered spot.”
 of 5 bubbles JerD_12, 14 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Room 1 right next to kitchen and check in desk”
 of 5 bubbles jennywS7551XQ, 16 Jul 2015 | Read review
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